AI Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Korean Telcos Reconfigure Biz Divisions to Beef Up AI Capabilities

Korean Telcos Reconfigure Biz Divisions to Beef Up AI Capabilities

SEOUL, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean telecommunication firms have revamped their business divisions to boost their artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities, industry insiders said Saturday, as they aim to expand their presence beyond mobile services. KT Corp., the nation’s No. 2 mobile carrier, last week announced that it created a business division dedicated to [...]

Samsung, LG Launch Air Conditioners with Upgraded AI, Easy Cleaning Features

Samsung, LG Launch Air Conditioners with Upgraded AI, Easy Cleaning Features

SEOUL, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean home appliance makers are already gearing up for the summer season as they introduced their latest lineup of air conditioners to attract consumers here. Samsung Electronics Co. and LG Electronics Inc. launched the 2020 versions of their air conditioners this week, emphasizing upgraded artificial intelligence (AI) and [...]

Tech Show Wraps Up 4-day Journey Highlighting AI, Mobility Solutions

Tech Show Wraps Up 4-day Journey Highlighting AI, Mobility Solutions

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The world’s biggest tech expo wrapped up its four-day journey here Friday after global players introduced their latest achievements, particularly in artificial intelligence (AI) and mobility solutions. The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada, featured some 4,500 exhibiting firms with more than 170,000 people visiting [...]

LG Electronics Inks Partnership with Canadian Startup on AI

LG Electronics Inks Partnership with Canadian Startup on AI

SEOUL, Jan. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Electronics Inc., a major South Korean tech firm, said Sunday it will joins hands with a Canadian startup to research and develop artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. Under the partnership with Element AI Inc., LG Electronics will collaborate in developing human-like algorithms that can be applied to various products [...]

CCTV Technology Uses AI to Predict Crime

CCTV Technology Uses AI to Predict Crime

SEOUL, Jan. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Seocho District in Seoul will introduce artificial intelligence (AI) CCTV technology, which uses criminal statistics information to predict possible crimes, as early as July. The district said Thursday that it is developing related technologies with the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), and will apply the technology to some [...]

Researchers Develop AI-based Traffic Accident Assessment System

Researchers Develop AI-based Traffic Accident Assessment System

GWANGJU, Dec. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean researchers have developed a system that can analyze black box videos with artificial intelligence (AI) to determine who is responsible for traffic accidents. The AI accident assessment system developed by a research team from the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) does not involve humans directly, [...]

S. Korean Go Master Lee Se-dol Drops to AI Player in Final Career Game

S. Korean Go Master Lee Se-dol Drops to AI Player in Final Career Game

SINAN, Dec. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean Go icon Lee Se-dol closed out his illustrious career on Saturday with a second consecutive loss to home-developed artificial intelligence (AI) program HanDol. HanDol, developed by South Korea’s NHN Entertainment Corp., took down the 36-year-old master after 181 stones in Lee’s final match, held in his hometown [...]

AI Screens Out Fake Delivery App Reviews

AI Screens Out Fake Delivery App Reviews

SEOUL, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Delivery Hero, a Germany-based online delivery service provider, said Thursday that it has developed artificial intelligence (AI) technology that screens out fake reviews. The technology developed by Delivery Hero Korea, which runs the delivery apps Yogiyo and Baedaltong, is a deep learning-based automatic classification AI process model that filters [...]